At Fleet Feet + FrontRunner we take our love of the run beyond the streets, and trails. We promote health, life, and the betterment of our community. We dare you to join us in this pursuit. We dare you to be bold, dare you to be different, dare you to be strong, dare you to be confident, dare you to be you.

In this spirit,  we invite you to join us at our Dare to Be Fashion Show and Gala, benefitting Girls on the Run on Thursday March 2nd at the Grandview Theater!

This is our annual fundraiser for Girls on the Run of Franklin County - a life-changing, non-profit, prevention program for girls in the 3rd-8th grade. For more information about Girls on the Run of Franklin County, including additional information about fundraising and services, please visit their website.

Get your best black dress and black tie ready and please join us in our efforts to make Central Ohio a FIT, healthy community while checking out the latest fashions that will transcend the Central Ohio Running Community! Through the efforts of you and prominent Central Ohio companies our goal is to raise $10,000 for Girls on the Run of Franklin County at our event. Thanks in part to our sponsors from we are well on our way to our goal.

Event Information

Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 at Grandview Theater

Doors open 6:00pm

Show starts at 7:00pm

Tickets are $30 per person.  Proceeds benefit Girls on the Run of Franklin County.

Price of ticket includes buffet, raffle ticket and goody bag at the Dare to Be After Party (limited to first 150 tickets).

Heavy Hors d’Oeuvres - Cash Bar
Enjoy our Silent Auction during the evening.
Black Tie Optional


Grandview Theater

1247 Grandview Ave, Grandview Heights, OH 43212

Stick around for the Dare to Be After party!

8:00pm-10:00pm. Following the show, stick around for our pop-up shop at the theater for a private shopping experience, drinks & hors d’oeurves, and entertainment! As a thank you for attending, you will receive a goody bag.

Tickets and Donations

Tickets and donations can be made by clicking the link below. Tickets can be picked up at the Lane Avenue Fleet Feet + FrontRunner location on March 1st, or can be picked up at the event.

The Silent Auction

Would you or your business or company be interested in donating an item? ​​Service item/tickets/passes - free manicure, massage, baking class, piano lessons, zumba classes, sporting event tickets, etc. Donations can be dropped off at at Fleet Feet Polaris location through February 28th, or contact Linda Wallace 614-325 1545,  to arrange pick up or drop off of your items. Please give a give a copy of the donation form to the contributor, and include a completed copy with your donation(we would like to acknowledge all donors!) Donation form can be downloaded here.

The Goody Bag

As a small thanks the first 150 ticket purchase receive a complimentary goody bag! Bag includes a Dare to Be Brave stemless wine glass, hand-made Lesedi beads, Fleet Feet + FrontRunner collapsible water bottle.

Our Models

Star Blackford – Columbus Marathon + Clif Bar Pace Team

Darris Blackford – Columbus Marathon + Clif Bar Pace Team

Jeff Hogan – 10TV

Jamie Miles - Moms Run This Town

Janelle Miller - Girls On The Run

Benita Smith - Girls On The Run

Angela Zimmerman - Moms Run This Town

More to come, stay tuned! 


Corporate Contact

If seeking information concerning Corporate Sponsorship, please view our sponsor levels and contact:

Jeff Henderson | 614.313.7528 |

Check out the pics from last year!

Click here!



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